Edgar is partner at the firm since 2004 and is member of its Steering Committee. He is a leading practitioner in civil, commercial and administrative litigation, representing clients before State and Federal courts, arbitration panels and all kinds of governmental authorities.
His thorough knowledge, strategic perspective and pragmatic approach at addressing complex matters, allow him to successfully assess legal contingencies and outline the best course of action on a case by case basis. His practice is focused on complex business litigation and has ample experience in bankruptcy, restructuring, insolvency, prosecution and defense of fraudulent conveyance actions, fiduciary litigation and many other types of contested actions.
“He is extremely knowledgeable and has excellent negotiation skills.” Chambers and Partners
Also, he is knowledgeable in comparative law, international judicial process cooperation, and enforcement of foreign judgments and arbitration awards before judicial authorities in Mexico. His practice includes representing clients in civil, commercial, and administrative procedures before all kinds of governmental authorities and entities, as well as constitutional remedies (amparo).
Moreover, he has developed a strong practice in consumer protection matters, he represents clients before the Consumer Protection Prosecutor (Procuraduría Federal de Protección al Consumidor – PROFECO), including complaints filed by consumers, and conciliatory procedures. As well as, in administrative and jurisdictional procedures related with sanctions imposed by administrative authorities in connection with consumer protection matters.